Biscoe Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Biscoe Point (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Point
This name originates from United Kingdom. It is part of the Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
Names that other countries have for this feature:
SE entrance point of Biscoe Bay, Anvers Island, was roughly charted by FAE, 1903-05, and called Presqu'île de Biscoe (Gourdon, 1908, end map); following survey by FIDS from "Arthur Harbour" in 1955, named Biscoe Point (APC, 1958, p.4; BA chart 3572, 25.vii.1958). Punta Biscoe (Chile. DNH chart 1501, 1962; IHA, 1974, p.47). The point was designated SSS1 No. 20 under the Antarctic Treaty (SPRI, 1986, p.242-43).
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